Roper Lookout

Victorian High Country

A 5km return walk from Falls Creek through snow gums will lead you to this viewpoint (1706m) overlooking the Kiewa Valley; or you can drive to the car park, from where it's a 1.5km walk.

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1. Falls Creek Museum

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A small museum next to the visitor centre displays artefacts and info on the history of Falls Creek resort, cattlemen and the Bogong High Plains.

2. Wallace Hut

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6. Sweetwater Brewing Company

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